Microsoft Xbox One S vs Nintendo Switch

11.42 in
9.06 in
Microsoft Xbox One S game console
vs
9.41 in
4.02 in
Nintendo Switch game console

Full Comparison

Hardware

Microsoft Xbox One SMicrosoft Xbox One SNintendo SwitchNintendo Switch
CPU speed
1.75 GHz
1.02 GHz
Ram memory
8GB
4GB

Screen

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HDR
yesYes
noNo
Resolutions Supported
720p, 1080i, 1080p, 2160p (4K Ultra HD)
1080p, 720p, 480p, 1080p

Controller

Microsoft Xbox One SMicrosoft Xbox One SNintendo SwitchNintendo Switch
Number of supported wireless controllers
8
8
Weight
6.39 lb
0.22 lb

Features

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Backward compatibility
yesYes
noNo
Accessories included
Game
Sensor/Camera, Game
Type of media supported
Ultra HD Blu-ray
Cassette
Surround decoder (5.1/7.1)
yesYes
yesYes

Dimensions

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Depth
2.52 in
0.55 in
Width
11.42 in
9.41 in
Height
9.06 in
4.02 in
Weight
6.39 lb
0.22 lb

Connectivity

Microsoft Xbox One SMicrosoft Xbox One SNintendo SwitchNintendo Switch
Ethernet
yesYes
noNo
WiFi
yesYes
yesYes
Wireless networking standard
802.11a, 802.11ac, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
802.11a, 802.11ac, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
USB
yesYes
yesYes
Number of USB Inputs
1
3
Number of USB 2.0 ports
0
2
Number of USB 3.0/3.1 (Gen 1)
1
1
HDMI
yesYes
yesYes
Number of HDMI outputs
1
1
HDMI version
2.0a
1.4
Component output
noNo
noNo
Composite output
noNo
noNo
SCART out
noNo
noNo
S-video output
noNo
noNo
VGA outputs
noNo
noNo
Digital optical input
noNo
noNo
Digital optical output
noNo
noNo

Network

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Social features
Browser, Facebook, Netflix, Skype, Twitter, Viaplay, YouTube
Audio Chat

Often compared to Xbox One S

Often compared to Switch